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New York Rangers Vs. LA Kings Preview: the Lovable Underdog Blueshirts?
June 3rd, 2014 at 2:40 PM
  #491762759 / gettyimages.com The New York Rangers have been many things in their 88-year history: the villain, the big-city big-budget fat cats, the retirement home for past-their-prime vets, and of course, perhaps most frequently, the underachievers. Plucky underdog is not a role this franchise historically fills, but it's the one these...

Trade Deadline Redux: the Martin St. Louis Deal Revisited a Week Later
March 12th, 2014 at 10:09 PM
Now that the dust has settled and the time for knee jerk reactions has passed, it's time to take a closer look at the swap of captains that took place when the New York Rangers sent Ryan Callahan and two draft picks to Tampa for Martin St. Louis. To Tampa, the...

New York Rangers Player Grades, Part 2
February 14th, 2014 at 4:38 PM
***PHOTO1***After a two-day hiatus for some Olympic material, it's back to report card time for the Blueshirts. Today, it'll be the New York Rangers' second line of Mats Zuccarello, Derick Brassard, and Benoit Pouliot on trial. Mats Zuccarello What Ranger has been better than the little big man so far? No forward, that's...

If the New York Rangers Do Deal Ryan Callahan or Dan Girardi, Don’t Expect a King’s Ransom in Return
January 31st, 2014 at 4:28 PM
***PHOTO1***With the revelation that the New York Rangers would be willing to deal Ryan Callahan and/or Dan Girardi if they don't sign before the March 5th trade deadline, the next, most obvious, question becomes: What could they get? Probably not as much as John Q. Fan would like. A look at recent...

With Last Night’s Game Behind Us Let’s Evaluate How the New York Rangers were Fleeced by the Columbus Blue Jackets
April 4th, 2013 at 12:48 PM
***VIDEO1*** When the final buzzer sounded after last night's decisive 6-1 win against the Pittsburgh Penguins, New York Rangers general manager Glen Sather looked like an absolute genius. He was being praised for his move to send star winger Marian Gaborik to the Columbus Blue Jackets in return for Derick Brassard,...

New York Rangers Beat Pittsburgh Penguins 6-1, New Players Score Goals
April 3rd, 2013 at 10:24 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers scored more goals than they had all season in a game tonight against the Pittsburgh Penguins, on the night when general manager Glen Sather made a questionable move, dealing Marian Gaborik to the Columbus Blue Jackets. We'll breakdown the deal at a later date, giving initial thoughts...

New York Rangers Fans: Meet Ryane Clowe
April 3rd, 2013 at 12:56 PM
***VIDEO1*** Yesterday, the New York Rangers announced they've traded for forward Ryane Clowe. Clowe was dealt to New York from the San Jose Sharks for three draft picks (this year's second-round and third-round picks, along with a conditional pick next year). Clowe is a big, physical player who should fit in nicely...

New York Rangers Top Winnipeg Jets to Remain in Playoff Picture
April 2nd, 2013 at 7:36 AM
***VIDEO1*** A few quick notes from last night's New York Rangers 4-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets will show that this team is just as good as their top line will take them. All four goals were scored by the top line (Ryan Callahan, Derek Stepan and Rick Nash) and Henrik...

New York Rangers Should Add Depth at Trade Deadline
March 25th, 2013 at 3:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** With the April 3 NHL Trade Deadline looming, the pressure is on for all 30 general managers to make the right move(s) for their teams moving forward. The man under the most pressure may very well be Glen Sather of the New York Rangers. The Rangers came into the lockout-shortened season as...

New York Rangers Lose to Florida Panthers 3-1: It’s the Worst Loss of the Season
March 22nd, 2013 at 10:16 AM
***VIDEO1*** It's been rare that the New York Rangers outplay their opponents this season. Usually, the offense sputters and the team is bailed out by Henrik Lundqvist or it just takes the loss. Last night, the Rangers owned possession of the puck, and put 45 shots on goal, but once again couldn't...

New York Rangers Vs Carolina Hurricanes Preview: Return of the Money Line
March 18th, 2013 at 4:28 PM
***VIDEO1*** With the New York Rangers struggling to score goals, and gain points in the standings, head coach John Tortorella has decided to shift his lines around and put his three highest paid players back together on a line. Marian Gaborik, Brad Richards and Rick Nash played together earlier in the year...

New York Rangers: Execution and System are the Problem; not Coaching
March 18th, 2013 at 2:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** For all the New York Rangers fans out there crying for the team to fire head coach John Tortorella, please stop. Tortorella is not what's wrong with the Rangers. The team isn't scoring goals in large part because of execution (which falls on the players) and the current system run (which...

Connecticut Whale News: Chris Kreider Has 6 Goals in 8 Games Since Being Sent to Hartford
March 18th, 2013 at 12:12 PM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Rangers are in a slump right now, and head coach John Tortorella is shuffling around the lines looking for find goals that just aren't there right now. Meanwhile, while the Rangers are struggling, the Connecticut Whale have been hot as winger Chris Kreider has scored six goals in...

New York Rangers Vs Pittsburgh Penguins Preview: Narrowing the Gap
March 16th, 2013 at 12:13 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlantic Division was expected to be a tough race this season, but the Pittsburgh Penguins are head-and-shoulders above everyone else just past the midpoint of the 2013 shortened NHL season. The Penguins (20-7-0, 40 points) have won both meetings between the two teams this season, and have won the last...

New York Rangers News: Marian Gaborik Trade Rumors Swirl Once Again
March 13th, 2013 at 4:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** People around the New York Rangers are panicking, whether they're fans and/or the media, they're always trying fix something that may not even be broken. Enter Marian Gaborik. Gaborik has really struggled to get it going recently, only scoring once in the team's last 12 games. On top of that, he's hit...

New York Rangers Head Coach John Tortorella Blasts Team After 3-1 Loss to Buffalo Sabres
March 13th, 2013 at 1:07 PM
***VIDEO1*** New York Rangers head coach John Tortorella wasn't shy in his opinion of last night's game. The Rangers lost 3-1 to the Buffalo Sabres, in a game that many figured the Blueshits would take easily, over a team that was near the bottom of the Eastern Conference and without it's top...

New York Rangers Win 4th Straight Behind Rick Nash and Marian Gaborik Late Goals
March 7th, 2013 at 9:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers went into the Nassau Coliseum with most of the fans in attendance supporting them, rather than the home team. The energy from the crowed helped propel them to a 2-1 overtime victory over the New York Islanders. It's the fourth straight win the the Rangers (12-8-2, 26...

New York Rangers: Offense Must Step up in Marc Staal’s Absence
March 7th, 2013 at 3:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** With Marc Staal out of the lineup, the offense needs to play better than it has just about all season. Staal returned to his old self prior to being blasted by a hockey puck in the eye, meaning the New York Rangers are without a solid defender who eats minutes and...

New York Ranges Claim Defenseman Roman Hamrlik Off Waivers
March 6th, 2013 at 12:42 PM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Rangers made a move to bolster its defense Wednesday by claiming Roman Hamrlik off waivers from the Washington Capitals. The move makes the defensive unit better and deeper, and likely removes the Rangers out of trade speculation for a D-man. The Rangers have been in the middle of...

New York Rangers Beat Buffalo Sabres 3-2 in Shootout
March 3rd, 2013 at 10:54 PM
***VIDEO1*** It was the type of game that would remind you of the 2011-12 New York Rangers. The Rangers used their grit to outlast the Buffalo Sabres in the end and win the shootout for a 3-2 victory, earning two points. Rick Nash had a goal and an assist, as well as...